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The African Children's Choir will perform at Phoenixville church


Monday, May 20, 2013

PHOENIXVILLE —The African Children’s Choir melts the hearts of audiences with their charming smiles, voices and lively African songs and dances.
Community members can see the choir at 7 p.m. on May 26 at GraceCrossing Community Church, 248 Church St. Admission is free. A free-will offering is taken at the performance to support African Children’s Choir programs, such as education, care and relief and development programs.
The program features well-loved children’s songs, traditional Spirituals and Gospel favorites. Concerts are free and open to all.
Music for Life (The parent organization for The African Children’s Choir) works in seven African countries such as, Uganda, Kenya, Rwanda, Sudan, Nigeria, Ghana and South Africa. MFL has educated more than 52,000 children and impacted the lives of more than 100,000 people through its relief and development programs during its history. MFL purpose is to help create new leadership for tomorrow’s Africa, by focusing on education.
The African Children’s Choir has had the privilege to perform before presidents, heads of state and most recently the Queen of England, Queen Elizabeth II, for her diamond jubilee. The choir has also had the honor of singing alongside artist such as, Paul McCartney, Annie Lennox, Keith Urban, Mariah Carry, Michael W. Smith, and other inspirational performers!
The African Children’s Choir is a nonprofit humanitarian and relief organization dedicated to helping Africa’s most vulnerable children today so they can help Africa tomorrow.